Nissan has professed a lot of love for sedans, even as the North American market continues to skew markedly towards crossovers. Sedans are certainly a vehicle line that Nissan has always done well.
The Maxima continues to serve as the flagship of Nissan’s sedan line, and combines many of the styling features of both the Altima and the Sentra – taken a step further.
Is this latest iteration of the Maxima deserving of the 4DSC (four door sports car) branding etched into the sides of its front and rear light modules? Dave Muramoto puts it through its paces…
Does the all-new Maxima truly live up to its “Four-Door Sports Car” title? BMW enthusiasts may balk, but you can’t argue with the stopwatch – Check out the video.
It takes imagination, determination, and maybe a little bit of craziness to modify an unconventional car to this level – but we’ve gotta say, this is one amazing Infiniti I30!
One of our sources delivered a file containing a couple pictures of the 2016 Maxima undergoing testing, and we’re convinced it’s going to be as exciting as the concept led us to believe!
So, is this latest iteration of the Maxima deserving of the 4DSC (four door sports car) branding etched into the sides of its front and rear light modules? While there’s no denying the size and weight deficits it carries in comparison to most RWD sportscars, the Maxima’s power-to-weight ratio makes it more than a match […]
Driving a Coulis Red Platinum model through western Colorado certainly made these improvements apparent. The Max rode well, soaking up the irregular road surfaces, odd potholes and rolls between asphalt and concrete. New ZF Sachs monotube dampers designed specifically for the Maxima certainly helped, but even more impressive was how this 3,593-pound sedan handled in […]
“I’d rather have 60 percent of people saying they like it, and 40 percent of people saying they hate it than to have 100 percent of people saying it’s just OK.”
Engine/Trans -2002/03 Maxima 3.5 motor, no SS IM mod -K&N filter, velocity stack -2001/02 Pathfinder 70mm TB, custom adapter and throttle cable bracket from sicivic89 -NWP thermal intake manifold spacers -NWP Block off plate -Nistune ECU, 7k RPM rev-limit -Cattman headers -Resonated test pipe -2.5” Budget resonated b-pipe -2004 G35 sedan muffler -Aeromotive AFPR, Autometer […]